Tuesday, June 22, 2021

UP govt to extend Corona curfew for one more day on weekends

The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to extend the Corona curfew for one more day on weekends in the state. The curfew in the state will continue on Monday also apart from Saturday and Sunday. It will now start from 8 pm in the evening on Friday and will end on 7 am morning on Tuesday.

In another important development, the doctors practicing Ayurveda will also help in the fight against Coronavirus in the state. The number of such doctors is around 5000. On the other hand Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed officials to increase around 33,000 COVID beds in the state. These beds will be of L1, L2 and L3 categories.

After reviewing the COVID-19 in state Chief Minister asked the health department to increase 15,000 beds and the Medical education Department to increase 18000 beds for COVID patients immediately.

To augment the upcoming vaccination drive from 1st May, Uttar Pradesh government has decided to invite global tenders for vaccination. The state government has already placed an order of 1 crore vaccines for vaccination of people above 18 years age in the state. Uttar Pradesh has become the first state to invite global tenders for vaccination to every citizen of the state who is above 18 years age. There are an estimated 9 crore people who are above the age of 18 years in state.

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